Street Use and Event Notice for May 28, 2014

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Date: May 28, 2014

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Time Warner Cable Arena Events:

June 11: Jesus Christ Superstar at 8 p.m.

Knights Home Games (at BB&T Ballpark):

June 3, 5-6: 7:05 p.m. vs Rochester
June 4: 6:05 p.m. vs Rochester
June 7,9: 7:05 p.m. vs Columbus
June 8: 2:05 p.m. vs Columbus
June 10: 12:05 p.m. vs Columbus
June 20-21,23: 7:05 p.m. vs Toledo
June 22: 2:05 p.m. vs Toledo

Convention Center Events

June 4-5: UTECH 2014 (1.5K)
June 8-14: American Physical Therapy Association Conference (6K)
June 20-22: Heroes Convention (15K)

Street Closings

East Trade Street: May 27, 2014 to July 7, 2014 (more)
Eastway Drive Bridge: May 28, 2014 to Late December (more)
East Trade Street/Elizabeth Avenue: Now until June 30, 2014 (more)
Mecklenburg Avenue: May 19, 2014 to June 16, 2014 (more)
Glenmoor Drive: May 5, 2014 to June 4, 2014 (more)
Shadow Pond Lane: April 23, 2014 to May 30, 2014 (more)
John J. Delaney Drive and Johnston Road: Now until May 31, 2014 (more)
Dixie River Road: February 3 until further notice (more)
Oak Lake Boulevard: Now until May 30, 2014 (more)
Double Oaks Road: Now until July 15, 2014 (more)

Event Maps

Street Use Calendar

Street Closings

Special Event Application

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May 31: Bearden Music Series

The event will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, May 31 at Romare Bearden park. Organizers expect 1000 participants. One lane of Third Street between Mint Street and Church Street will be closed from noon until midnight. Contact Romare Bearden Park at 704-432-4280.

June 1: Novant Health Buddy Kemp Cancer Survivors Day

The event will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday June 1 at the Novant Health Buddy Kemp Cancer Support Center. Event organizers expect 350 attendees. South Colonial Avenue between Providence Road and Queens Road will be closed. Contact the Novant Health Buddy Kemp Cancer Support Center at 704-384-5223.

June 6-8: Taste of Charlotte

The event takes place on Tryon Street Friday, June 6 and Saturday, June 7 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. On Sunday, June 8 event hours will be 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Event organizers expect 100,000 attendees. The following streets will close beginning Thursday, June 5 at noon:

  • Tryon Street from Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
    to Sixth Street
  • Trade Street from College Street to Church Street

The cross-streets (Third Street, Fourth Street and Fifth Street) between College Street and Sixth Street will close at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 5. These streets will re-open from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, June 6 with the exception of Trade Street. All streets will reopen by 11 p.m. on Sunday, June 8. Visit for more information.

Closures for Taste of Charlotte

June 6: Gumball 3000

The event will be held noon to 4 p.m. on Friday, June 6 at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Event organizers expect 1,000 attendees. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard between Caldwell Street and Brevard Street will be closed.

June 7: Keep Pounding 5K

The race will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 7 on Morehead Street newar Harding Place. Event organizers expect 350 participants. The route uses Morehead Street, McNiche Sreet, West Hill Street, South Cedar Street, West First Street, Westbrook Drive, South Clarkson Street and Greenleaf Avenue. Contact Charlotte Running Company at 704-277-9805.

Keep Pounding 5K route

June 7: Noda 5K

The race will begin at 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 7 at 2229 North Davidson Street. Event organizers expect 1,000 participants. The route uses East 26th Street, Pinckney Avenue, Charlotes Avenue, North McDowell Street, East 35th Street, Academy Street, Herrin Avenue, East 36th Street, North Davidson Street and East 28th Street. Contact Start 2 Finish Events at 980-224-3137.

Noda 5K route

June 7: First Book Charlotte 5K

The race begins at 8 a.m. on Saturday, June 7 at Huntingtowne Farms Elementary School. Event organizers expect 400 particpants. The route uses Huntingtowne Farms Lane, Goneaway Road, Red Barn Lane, Ramblewood Lane, the Little Sugar Creek Greenway, Burnt Mill Road, Spring Valley Road, Finley Place, Northampton Drive and Tall Oaks Trail. Contact First Book Charlotte at 704-287-7859.

First Book 5K route

June 21: King Tiger 5K

The run begins at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday June 21 at the Arbor Ways Shopping Center off of Mallard Creek Church Road. Event organizers expect 800 participants. The route includes Mallard Creek Church Road, Mallard Creek Road, Galloway Drive, Foutaingrove Drive, Chipstone Road, Copperplate Road and Claude Freeman Drive. Contact Run for Your Life at 704-503-1105 for more information.

King Tiger 5K route

June 22: Dogtopia

The event runs from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 22. Event organizers expect 250 participants. Springbrook Road between Old Pineville Road and Chastain Avenue will be closed. Contact Dogtopia of Charlotte for K9 Support at 704-525-4440.